All guidelines and clarifications posted in the “Rules and Important Documents” sections on the competition website for the current season including the competition handbook are considered part of these rules.
Violation of the intent of a rule will not be considered a violation of the rule itself.
All protests must be filed in writing and presented to the officials by the team captain. In order to have a protest considered, a team must post a 50 point protest
Teams which are formed with members from two or more universities are treated as a single team
Unless the first revision is requested for from the competition officials, uploading a revision before such request for a document in group A, B, C or D would automatically make the latest submitted document the „first submission‟, and any late submission penalties shall apply.
The team will be de-registered from the competition if it has not uploaded a corrected version of a document of group A after 336 hours (14 days) following the request.
Simultaneous requests for different parts within one document or form will be penalized independently of each other.
Teams that submit documents which miss the initial deadlines of group B by more than 168 hours (7 days) will be de-registered from the event
The structure from the front hoop forward to the front bulkhead.
A structure that defines the side of the chassis from front bulkhead back to the top of the upper side impact structure and the front hoop
A planar structure that defines the forward plane of the chassis and provides protection for the driver‟s feet.
Its not a Primary structure
Jam nut to prevent loosening of the tire in single retaining nut system
Hollow lug nuts
Hard anodised aluminum lug nuts
None of the above
Composite structures with different core thicknesses but otherwise identical construction may use material properties derived from a single test panel
The distance between the two test panel supports must be at least 400 mm.
Perimeter shear tests must be completed which measure the force required to push or pull a 25 mm diameter flat punch through a flat laminate sample. The sample must be at least 120 mm × 120 mm.
The test fixture must support the entire sample, except for a 32 mm hole aligned co- axially with the punch. The sample must not be clamped to the fixture.
Black edged triangle with black lightning bolt on yellow background.
White edged Triangle with red spark on blue background.
Yellow edged triangle with White lightning bolt on Black background
Black edged triangle with Yellow lightning bolt on white background.
An interlock is added such that the shutdown circuit not is opened if the TS wiring is damaged
Minimum length is the shortest distance plus twice the extra wiring caused by bending radius
The opening of the shutdown circuit occurs after the failure of the TS wiring
TS wiring is not be able to reach the cockpit opening or the driver regardless of where it breaks